On Tue, 27 May 1997, Sue Pawley wrote:
> Hi Folks!
> Back on the "who is buried where topic"...
> If someone died in the middle of winter back at the turn of the century, I
> would expect that the body would be "kept" somewhere until the ground is
> thawed enough to dig the grave, correct?
> Also, back then it was common for the dead to be "laid out" in one's home
> or the home of a relative rather than be held at a funeral home, wasnt it?
> So, concidering all of the above, between the time of the death, and the
> time that the ground is thawed enough for grave digging, where would a
> deceased person's body be kept?
> Sue Pawley
> searching Greene/Green, Church, George, Van Vlack, Kogl, Throm